New York City, New York

Church of the Holy Communion, Episcopal


Skinner organ, Op. 185 (1910) in the Church of the Holy Communion, Episcopal (New York City, NY)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:        The Ernest M. Skinner Co.
   Year:        1910
   Opus:        185
   
No. manuals:    4
No. stops:      45
No. ranks:      30
No. pipes:      1,793

Specification

             GREAT ORGAN                             SWELL ORGAN
         16' Bourdon             17 PED          16' Bourdon             61
          8' First Diapason      61               8' Diapason            61
          8' Second Diapason     61               8' Spitz Flute         61
          8' Philomela           61               8' Gedackt             61
          8' Soft Flute          61               8' Salicional          61
          8' Erzähler            pf               8' Voix Celestes II   122
          4' Octave              61               4' Flute               61
          4' Flute               61               2' Flautino            61
        III  Mixture             pf              IV  Mixture             pf
          8' Tuba                61              16' Horn (TC, 1-12 pf)  49
                                                  8' Cornopean           61
             CHOIR ORGAN                          8' Oboe                pf
         16' Gamba               61               4' Clarion             pf
          8' Concert Flute       61               8' Vox Humana          61
          8' Dulcet II           pf                  Tremolo
          8' Quintadena          61
          8' Unda Maris II      122                  PEDAL ORGAN
          4' Flute               61              32' Bourdon             pf
          2' Piccolo             pf              16' Diapason            32
          8' Clarinet            61              16' First Bourdon       32
          8' Orchestral Oboe     61              16' Second Bourdon      SW
             Tremolo                             16' Gamba               CH
          8' Harp (TC)           49 bars     10 2/3' Quinte (1st Bdn)    --
                                                  8' Octave              12
             SOLO ORGAN (enc. with Choir)         8' Gedackt             12
          8' Philomela           GT               8' 'Cello              CH
          8' Concert Flute       CH              16' Ophecleide          SO
          4' Flute               CH               8' Tuba                SO
          8' Clarinet            CH               4' Clarion             SO
          8' Orchestral Oboe     CH
         16' Ophecleide          12
          8' Tuba                61
          4' Clarion             12


Source: Factory Specification, via Larry Trupiano

Notes: In 1926, Skinner rebuilt the organ under the supervision of Lynnwood Farnam, organist of the church.

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=22126